Goethe

From the Stacks: "Goethe and German Egotism"
January 2, 1915
August 28, 2013

The German philosopher Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was born on this day in 1749. In 1915, George Santayana wrote about the legacy of Geothe, Kant, and Hegel in understanding contemporary Germany. 

American Gothic
August 12, 1991

How the eclectic hodgepodge saved Modernism.